28,248TOTAL POPULATION
12,435HOUSEHOLDS
4.3%UNEMPLOYMENT RATE
£28,600AVG HOUSEHOLD INCOME
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S42 POSTCODE REGION

Sheffield (S42)

The S42 postcode area is located in the Sheffield postcode town region, within the county of Derbyshire, and contains a total of 852 individual postcodes.

There are 76 electoral wards in the S42 postcode area, including Barnsley, Chesterfield, Dronfield, Hope Valley, Mexborough, Rotherham, Sheffield, Worksop which come under the local authority of the North East Derbyshire Council.

Combining the whole postcode region, 25% of people in S42 are classed as having an AB social grade, (i.e. 'white-collar' middle-upper class), compared to 27% across the UK.

This does not mean that the people of S42 are poorer than other areas, but it may give an indication that there are areas of deprivation.


Demographics

UNEMPLOYMENT

  • 91%WORKING
  • 9%UNEMPLOYED

9% of people in S42 are either unemployed or full time students. The average UK unemployment rate is currently 4%.

SOCIAL GRADES

  • 25%AB
  • 52%C2/C2
  • 24%DE

According to census records, 25% of people here have a social grade of AB (highest), compared to the national average of 27%.

ETHNICITY

  • 97%WHITE
  • 3%NON-WHITE

97% of people class themselves as 'white', compared to a national UK average of 81.9%.

S42Derbyshire

Derbyshire

The county of Derbyshire

S42 is located in the county of Derbyshire, in England.

Derbyshire has a total population of 1,042,000, making it the 20th largest county in the UK.

Derbyshire has a total area of 1013 square miles, and a population density of 396 people per square kilometre. For comparison, Greater London has a density of 5,618 people/km2.

Derbyshire Postal Town Map
Outward CodeS42
Postal TownSheffield
MSOA NameNorth East Derbyshire 009
LSOA NameNorth East Derbyshire 009A
CountyDerbyshire
RegionDerbyshire
CountryEngland
Local AuthorityNorth East Derbyshire
Area ClassificationUrban with City and Town

S42 Electoral Wards

The postal region of S42, includes the local towns, villages, electoral wards and stations of:


Alton
Arkwright Town
Ashgate
Astwith
Barlow
Birdholme
Boythorpe
Brampton
Brimington
Brimington Common
Brockhurst
Brookside
Calow
Calow Green
Chesterfield
Cock Alley
Common End
Corbriggs
Cutthorpe
Duckmanton
Duckmanton
Dunston
Freebirch
Grassmoor
Hady
Hare Edge
Hasland
Heath
Hepthorne Lane
Highfields
Hollingwood
Hollins
Holmewood
Holymoorside
Ingmanthorpe
Inkersall
Inkersall Green
Long Duckmanton
Loundsley Green
Middlecroft
Moorhall
Nether Loads
Nether Moor
Netherthorpe
Newbold
New Brimington
New Tupton
Northedge
North Wingfield
Old Brampton
Old Tupton
Old Whittington
Owlcotes
Oxton Rakes
Poolsbrook
Press
Sheepbridge
Slatepit Dale
Stainsby
Staveley
Stonegravels
Sutton Scarsdale
Swathwick
Tapton
Temple Normanton
Tupton
Upper Loads
Upper Newbold
Uppertown
Wadshelf
Walton
Whittington Moor
Wigley
Wilday Green
Williamthorpe
Wingerworth
Winsick
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Click on an outward postal code below for more information about the area. Each 'outward' postcode give you a comprehensive list of all postcodes within the outward code area (S) and estimated address.

Click on an 'outward' code for more information. For example, the outward postcode page 'EC2M' will give you an alphabetical list covering all postcodes located in the region, from 'EC2M 1BB' through to 'EC2M 7YA'.

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